The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Testing
England / London
Rank 470 484 543
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +59
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 108 152 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.37% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.42% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 98 124 68
Median salary £62,500 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £83,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,750 £49,750 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-14.07% +5.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
29846 36490 36056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.58% 88.69% 86.62%
Number of salaries quoted 25062 31154 30263
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Security Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Testing Jobs Demand Trend in London

Security Testing
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Testing across the London region.

Security Testing Salary Trend in London

Security Testing
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Testing across the London region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Security Testing Salary Histogram in London

Security Testing
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Testing within the London region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +49 17 £62,500 +6.38% 2
Croydon - 1 £57,500 - 1
Hammersmith - 1 £70,000 -
Security Testing
England

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT jobs citing Security Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Security Testing.

1 86 (36.13%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (31.09%) Finance
2 74 (31.09%) Information Security
3 73 (30.67%) QA
4 72 (30.25%) Selenium
5 71 (29.83%) CISSP
6 67 (28.15%) Penetration Testing
7 55 (23.11%) Java
8 53 (22.27%) CISM
9 46 (19.33%) C#
10 45 (18.91%) Risk Management
11 40 (16.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 39 (16.39%) CISA
12 39 (16.39%) JavaScript
12 39 (16.39%) WebDriver
12 39 (16.39%) BDD
13 38 (15.97%) Cucumber
13 38 (15.97%) HTTP
14 36 (15.13%) Performance Testing
15 32 (13.45%) Continuous Integration
15 32 (13.45%) Linux
15 32 (13.45%) Cybersecurity
16 31 (13.03%) Management Information System
17 30 (12.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 30 (12.61%) XML
18 29 (12.18%) Test Automation
18 29 (12.18%) Fintech
19 28 (11.76%) TDD
20 27 (11.34%) Automated Testing
20 27 (11.34%) Load Testing

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (3.78%) JBoss
1 9 (3.78%) WebLogic
1 9 (3.78%) WebSphere
2 6 (2.52%) CMS
2 6 (2.52%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (2.52%) Umbraco
3 4 (1.68%) Apache
3 4 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.26%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.84%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.42%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.42%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 9 (3.78%) Temenos T24
2 3 (1.26%) SAP Hybris
2 3 (1.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.72%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (5.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.94%) SaaS
4 5 (2.10%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.68%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.68%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.68%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (1.68%) CloudFront
5 4 (1.68%) Route 53
5 4 (1.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (0.84%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (0.84%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (0.84%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (0.84%) IaaS
6 2 (0.84%) PaaS
7 1 (0.42%) Heroku
7 1 (0.42%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 38 (15.97%) HTTP
2 15 (6.30%) Firewall
2 15 (6.30%) Network Security
3 9 (3.78%) HTTPS
4 8 (3.36%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.68%) Wireless
6 3 (1.26%) Internet
6 3 (1.26%) IPsec
7 2 (0.84%) BGP
7 2 (0.84%) DNS
7 2 (0.84%) iSCSI
7 2 (0.84%) MPLS
7 2 (0.84%) OpenVPN
7 2 (0.84%) PuTTY
7 2 (0.84%) SAN
7 2 (0.84%) SSH
7 2 (0.84%) SSL
7 2 (0.84%) VPLS
7 2 (0.84%) VPN
7 2 (0.84%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.20%) Relational Database
1 10 (4.20%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.36%) Big Data
3 4 (1.68%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.26%) MySQL
5 2 (0.84%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.84%) Neo4j
5 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 72 (30.25%) Selenium
2 39 (16.39%) WebDriver
3 38 (15.97%) Cucumber
4 26 (10.92%) Git (software)
4 26 (10.92%) Jenkins
5 24 (10.08%) JMeter
6 22 (9.24%) SoapUI
7 21 (8.82%) Burp Suite
8 15 (6.30%) AppScan
8 15 (6.30%) Paros
9 14 (5.88%) Metasploit
10 13 (5.46%) SpecFlow
11 12 (5.04%) Capybara
11 12 (5.04%) JIRA
11 12 (5.04%) WATIR
12 11 (4.62%) Selenium IDE
12 11 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (4.62%) TeamCity
13 10 (4.20%) Gatling
13 10 (4.20%) Mercurial
General
1 74 (31.09%) Finance
2 17 (7.14%) Legal
3 16 (6.72%) Banking
4 6 (2.52%) Publishing
5 4 (1.68%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.26%) Electronics
6 3 (1.26%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.26%) Marketing
7 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.42%) Retail
Job Titles
1 70 (29.41%) Tester
2 36 (15.13%) Analyst
3 31 (13.03%) QA Tester
4 24 (10.08%) Security Manager
5 20 (8.40%) Architect
6 18 (7.56%) Risk Manager
6 18 (7.56%) Security Architect
7 17 (7.14%) Penetration Tester
8 16 (6.72%) Operational Security Manager
8 16 (6.72%) Operations Manager
8 16 (6.72%) Security Operations Manager
9 14 (5.88%) QA Analyst
10 13 (5.46%) Test Engineer
11 12 (5.04%) Developer
12 11 (4.62%) Consultant
12 11 (4.62%) Quality Analyst
12 11 (4.62%) Security Consultant
12 11 (4.62%) Senior Tester
12 11 (4.62%) Test Automation Engineer
13 10 (4.20%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (12.61%) XML
2 25 (10.50%) .NET
3 22 (9.24%) HTML
4 18 (7.56%) Web Services
5 11 (4.62%) SOAP
6 10 (4.20%) Gherkin
6 10 (4.20%) REST
7 9 (3.78%) ASP.NET
8 8 (3.36%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (3.36%) Backbone.js
8 8 (3.36%) Handlebars
8 8 (3.36%) React
9 7 (2.94%) CSS
9 7 (2.94%) WCF
10 6 (2.52%) .NET Framework
10 6 (2.52%) Guice
10 6 (2.52%) JSON
11 4 (1.68%) jQuery
12 3 (1.26%) LAMP
12 3 (1.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 31 (13.03%) Management Information System
2 29 (12.18%) Fintech
3 24 (10.08%) Mobile Payment
4 18 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (6.72%) Mobile App
6 13 (5.46%) Computer Science
6 13 (5.46%) User Experience
7 8 (3.36%) Private Cloud
8 5 (2.10%) CESG
8 5 (2.10%) iPad
8 5 (2.10%) Public Cloud
9 4 (1.68%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.68%) BYOD
9 4 (1.68%) Virtual Team
10 3 (1.26%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.84%) CESG CLAS
11 2 (0.84%) Clustering
11 2 (0.84%) Derivative
11 2 (0.84%) NHS
11 2 (0.84%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 32 (13.45%) Linux
2 22 (9.24%) Windows
3 9 (3.78%) Unix
4 6 (2.52%) Kali Linux
5 4 (1.68%) AIX
5 4 (1.68%) Solaris
5 4 (1.68%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.26%) Android
6 3 (1.26%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.84%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (36.13%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (31.09%) Information Security
3 67 (28.15%) Penetration Testing
4 45 (18.91%) Risk Management
5 40 (16.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 39 (16.39%) BDD
7 36 (15.13%) Performance Testing
8 32 (13.45%) Continuous Integration
8 32 (13.45%) Cybersecurity
9 29 (12.18%) Test Automation
10 28 (11.76%) TDD
11 27 (11.34%) Automated Testing
11 27 (11.34%) Load Testing
12 23 (9.66%) OWASP
12 23 (9.66%) Security Architecture
12 23 (9.66%) Security Operations
13 22 (9.24%) API Testing
13 22 (9.24%) E-Commerce
13 22 (9.24%) OO
13 22 (9.24%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 55 (23.11%) Java
2 46 (19.33%) C#
3 39 (16.39%) JavaScript
4 21 (8.82%) SQL
5 20 (8.40%) Ruby
6 16 (6.72%) Python
7 11 (4.62%) Bash Shell
7 11 (4.62%) C
8 10 (4.20%) C++
9 7 (2.94%) VB.NET
10 6 (2.52%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.68%) VB
12 3 (1.26%) Groovy
12 3 (1.26%) Perl
13 2 (0.84%) PHP
13 2 (0.84%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.42%) Go
14 1 (0.42%) Scala
Qualifications
1 71 (29.83%) CISSP
2 53 (22.27%) CISM
3 39 (16.39%) CISA
4 26 (10.92%) CEH
5 25 (10.50%) Degree
6 23 (9.66%) CREST Certified
7 18 (7.56%) CHECK Team Leader
8 17 (7.14%) GIAC
9 16 (6.72%) OSCP
10 13 (5.46%) GPEN
10 13 (5.46%) ISEB
10 13 (5.46%) ISTQB
11 12 (5.04%) CRISC
12 10 (4.20%) CLAS
13 9 (3.78%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (3.78%) CSSLP
14 8 (3.36%) (ISC)2 CCSP
14 8 (3.36%) CHECK Team Member
14 8 (3.36%) Security Cleared
15 7 (2.94%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (30.67%) QA
2 30 (12.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (3.78%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.84%) BS7799
4 2 (0.84%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.84%) ISO27005
4 2 (0.84%) RMADS
4 2 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.84%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (1.68%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.84%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (0.84%) vSphere
3 1 (0.42%) NFS
3 1 (0.42%) Samba
3 1 (0.42%) Squid
Systems Management
1 16 (6.72%) HP Fortify
2 9 (3.78%) Nessus
2 9 (3.78%) WebInspect
3 7 (2.94%) Nagios
3 7 (2.94%) Puppet
4 4 (1.68%) CSIRT
4 4 (1.68%) Kibana
4 4 (1.68%) ZABBIX
5 3 (1.26%) Ansible
6 2 (0.84%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.84%) Nmap
6 2 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.84%) SCCM
7 1 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.42%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 17 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.30%) HP
3 11 (4.62%) IBM
4 9 (3.78%) Oracle
5 8 (3.36%) Google
5 8 (3.36%) Splunk
6 7 (2.94%) VMware
7 6 (2.52%) SAP
7 6 (2.52%) Sitecore
8 4 (1.68%) hybris
8 4 (1.68%) New Relic
9 3 (1.26%) ATG
9 3 (1.26%) Demandware
9 3 (1.26%) Veracode
10 2 (0.84%) AppDynamics
10 2 (0.84%) Cognizant
10 2 (0.84%) Intel Security
10 2 (0.84%) NetApp
10 2 (0.84%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.42%) Coverity
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Capgemini UK
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £80,000 DOE
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London
Networking People
Salary: £30000 - £80000 per annum + Expenses + Car + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
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London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
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London
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Salary: £60k - 65k per year + £6000 car allowance + £7,000 bonus + benefits
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London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
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Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum £45k - £65k + bonus and benefits
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum 10% bonus and benefits
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London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
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Croydon, Surrey
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
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London
Client Server
Salary: £45,000 to £60,000 + benefits
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Client Server
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